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ECB plan shifts funds, growth will not follow

It is the beginning of 2015 and one of your goals this year is to buy a new car.

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Germany deserved debt relief, Greece does not

Syriza, Greece’s new ruling party, makes an attractive argument for writing off Greek debt.

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No rush to raise rates - Kganyago

SARB weighs whether the slide in crude oil prices will be enough to spur a broader decline in inflation.

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Misguided policies that simply did not work
November 28 2014 at 05:12

This is a tale of two countries. One of them features two decades of fundamentally misguided policies. The other has an ambitious strategy for reform and development on which it is advancing with one purposeful step after ... Read Story
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SA human rights stance is selective
November 27 2014 at 05:07

In October I had the opportunity to meet Yeonmi Park at the One Young World Summit. Yeonmi is from North Korea.

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Zuma dogma has repeatedly failed economy
November 27 2014 at 04:48

Last week, executives from Moody’s rating agency visited South Africa. They were invited to address the portfolio committee on economic development to explain how they arrive at a particular rating and future outlook... Read Story
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Business progress still hinges on lean teams
November 27 2014 at 04:39

For many organisations, experience has taught them that even when best business practices are employed one cannot be comfortable in the front seat. Continuous organisational improvement, most times doing more with less, is... Read Story
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Trade paints over South-East Asian simmering tensions
November 26 2014 at 05:07

The world debate may be preoccupied with “hot” crises in the Middle East, Isis, Eastern Ukraine and fighting Ebola. Yet tensions in East Asia have not subsided.

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Biofortification a bowl of hope for Africa’s malnourished
November 26 2014 at 05:03

Many people who live in Lira district in northern Uganda consider Perpetua Okao a farmer and a life saver – and it is easy to know why.

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A vision for our media to flourish
November 25 2014 at 04:53

It has been a year since Dr Iqbal Surve, the executive chairman of Independent Media, took over Independent Newspapers.

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They may not always be right, but a customer is king
November 25 2014 at 04:46

When my wife accidentally dropped her laptop and broke the screen, we took it to our local computer store for the screen to be replaced. Instead of sending it to the repairers, the customer service agent kept the computer ... Read Story
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Is China heading towards a downturn?
November 25 2014 at 04:38

China is in transition. That the country has achieved spectacular levels of growth over the past three decades is irrefutable, but the law of large numbers, overinvestment and decelerating growth is culminating in a sharpe... Read Story
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A breakdown of the collective bargaining system will result in chaos
November 24 2014 at 04:30

From many an employer’s perspective, the future of collective bargaining has been called into question for a number of reasons.

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